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World Markets

Asian markets finished broadly lower on Friday with shares in Japan leading the region. The Nikkei 225 is down 3.11% while Hong Kong's Hang Seng is off 1.50% and China's Shanghai Composite is lower by 0.25%.

Asian Indexes

  Index Country Change % Change Level Last Update
  Australia ASX All Ordinaries Australia -4.00 -0.08% 5,312.00 2:11am ET
  Shanghai SE Composite Index China -7.27 -0.25% 2,938.32 Apr 29
  Hang Seng Hong Kong -320.98 -1.50% 21,067.05 Apr 29
  Mumbai Sensex India -182.50 -0.71% 25,424.12 2:25am ET
  Nikkei 225 Japan -518.67 -3.11% 16,147.38 2:15am ET
  Taiwan TSEC 50 Index Taiwan -95.97 -1.13% 8,377.90 Apr 29

World Currencies

Currencies vs. USD $1= % Change
 
Canada Dollar 1.2547 -0.0406%
 
European Euro 0.8721 -0.1701%
 
United Kingdom Pound 0.6837 -0.1094%
 
Japan Yen 106.4700 +0.1081%
Data as of 2:40am ET